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transportation system

All the land, water, and air routes and transportation assets engaged in the movement of US forces and their supplies across the range of military operations, involving both mature and immature theaters and at the strategic, operational, and tactical levels of war.
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Noun1.transportation system - a facility consisting of the means and equipment necessary for the movement of passengers or goodstransportation system - a facility consisting of the means and equipment necessary for the movement of passengers or goods
airfield, flying field, landing field, field - a place where planes take off and land
air transportation system - a transportation system for moving passengers or goods by air
bridge, span - a structure that allows people or vehicles to cross an obstacle such as a river or canal or railway etc.
facility, installation - a building or place that provides a particular service or is used for a particular industry; "the assembly plant is an enormous facility"
highway system - a transportation system consisting of roads for motor transport
infrastructure, base - the stock of basic facilities and capital equipment needed for the functioning of a country or area; "the industrial base of Japan"
line - a commercial organization serving as a common carrier
public transit - a public transportation system for moving passengers
public transport - conveyance for passengers or mail or freight
short line - a transportation system that operates over relatively short distances
telferage, telpherage - a transportation system in which cars (telphers) are suspended from cables and operated on electricity
depot, terminal, terminus - station where transport vehicles load or unload passengers or goods
way - any artifact consisting of a road or path affording passage from one place to another; "he said he was looking for the way out"
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The book provides clear, complete coverage of railroad transportation system components, along with a sampling of issues facing the other modes.
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Because this is a rural area, there are few sidewalks; therefore people who use wheelchairs or have visual impairments have great difficulties in making connections with a transportation system, particularly with the added problem of the winter snow, when they can become very isolated in their homes.
The Honourable Steven Fletcher, Minister of State (Transport) today addressed Canadian and international delegates and exhibitors at the Intelligent Transportation Systems Society of Canada s (ITS Canada) 16th Annual Conference and General Meeting, May 26-29.
Pat Elliott, Director of MTMC Automated Transportation Systems.
In short, let's develop a transportation system suited for our suburban sprawl and scattered trips.
The PayPass roll out is part of a PPA project contracted with VeriFone Transportation Systems, a joint venture of VeriFone and Taxitronic, Inc.
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